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The trial of suspended White County jailer, 38-year-old Phillip Lowery, ended in a mistrial late Friday night after the jury was deadlocked following nearly 12 hours of deliberations.  Lowery stood trial on a class-2 felony charge of aggravated criminal

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M. Clark Obit78-year-old Kennett, MO resident, formerly of Flora, Mrs. Mine Clark, died at 3:42 a.m. Saturday, April 12 at Poplar Bluff Regional Hospital in Poplar Bluff, MO.

Survivors include two sons, Mark and wife Terri Clark of Poplar Bluff, MO and

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A mistrial has been declared in the sexual abuse trial of suspended White County jailer, 38-year-old Phillip Lowery.  More than ten hours of deliberations resulted in a hung jury.  Lowery was on trial for one count of aggravated

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Verdonna harl80-year-old Wayne and White County resident, Verdonna (Bircket) Harl, died at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 10 at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi.

Surviving are a her husband Bill Harl of Springerton; one daughter, Debbie (Lawrence) Fitch of Flora; one

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77-year-old Grayville resident, Patricia L. Bush, died Wednesday, April 9 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed working crossword puzzles and gardening.

Surviving are a son, Leslie Bush of Grayville; two daughters, Patty Jo

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teffertiller92-year-old McLeansboro resident, Elbert “Bert” Teffertiller, died at 5:16 a.m. Thursday, April 10 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.  He entered the service in 1942, spending 3 1/2 years in the U.S. Army, 2 1/2 years of which were

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Fairfield Mayor Chuck Griswold has appointed a four-person committee to take up the issue of unpaid utility bills in the city.  The committee will be made up of Aldermen Jim Griffith and Ralph Barbre, and property owners Diane Robinson

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Betty Ann Caldwell80-year-old Cisne resident, Betty Ann Caldwell, died at 6:11 p.m. Monday, April 7 at Cisne Rehab & Healthcare Center in Cisne.

Surviving are her brother, Leland Barnes and wife Joan of Cisne; four sisters-in-law, Donna, Karen and Sharon Caldwell all

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90-year-old Albion resident, Mary Alice Walsh, died at 11:32 a.m. Thursday, April 3 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital.  She was a secretary and hostess, a member of the Catholic Church, Humane Society and Women of the Moose.

Survivors include many

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James Langdon83-year-old Fairfield resident, James W. Langdon, died at 7:15 p.m. Sunday, April 6 at his home.  He was an IBM Systems Operations Manager at Airtex.

Surviving are two daughters, Kathleen (John) Black and Julia Langdon all of Fairfield; one

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